Sentence Examples


  • To some this seemed a wasteful act; but He accepted it as a token of the love which gave all that was in its power, and He promised that it should never cease to illustrate His Gospel.
  • Pitt's debts were the result of a wasteful indifference to his private affairs.
  • First of all she could not fail to remark the increasing discontent withaher arbitrary and wasteful ways.
  • Even when due allowance has been made for the financial disorder which the Convention inherited from previous assemblies, and for the war which it had to wage against a formidable alliance, it cannot be acquitted of reckless and wasteful maladministration.
  • Deville made many improvements, but the method remained wasteful and uneconomical, and in 1872 the metal cost 4s.
 

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